Date: December 16, 2016
Scores: (3) Williams Baptist College 48 vs. Hannibal-LaGrange University 6
(3) Williams Baptist College 42 vs. (RV) Bacone College 3
(3) Williams Baptist College 33 vs. (9) Missouri Valley College 15
Location: Southerland-Mabee Center - Walnut Ridge, Ark.
Top 10 Victory:
The Williams Baptist College Eagles wrestling program hosted a quad-dual for the first time in school history on Friday, December 16. The third ranked squad came away with three convincing victories, including am 18 point victory over ninth ranked Missouri Valley College. The wins improved WBC's perfect record to 11-0 on the season, with two wins over ranked teams.
The Eagles improved to 3-0 in the American Midwest Conference with a 48-6 victory over Hannibal-LaGrange University. They have two more conference matches left before the AMC Tournament, which will be hosted by Williams on January 28.
Tanner Irwin (FR/Jefferson City, Mo. ), Patrick Grigsby (JR/Bentonville, Ark. ) (twice), Braden Zini (SO/Little Rock, Ark. ), Ryan Whittle (JR/Greenwich, Conn. ), Keion McVay (SO/Maumelle, Ark. ), Nick Hooper (JR/Crystal River, Fla. ), and Demetrius Thomas (FR/Ferguson, Mo. ) all won matches by fall on the day.
The Eagles will enjoy a break for the holidays before returning to action on January 5 and 6, 2017. They will compete at the National Duals in Fort Wayne, Ind., for the two-day event.
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